Bangladeshi architect builds eco-friendly mosque — Deutsche Welle de

Marina Tabassum has won an international award for building an eco-friendly mosque in Dhaka. In an interview with DW, she explains what makes the mosque so unique, and how is it to be a woman architect in Bangladesh. DW: You received the prestigious Aga Khan Award for Architecture for building an environment-friendly mosque in the…

Video: Jean Nouvel: Architecture is listening

Published on 30 Jan 2014 Meet the award winning French architect Jean Nouvel, in this interview about his relationship to the Arab world. The architect is supposed to listen, Nouvel states, instead of imposing his own values and sensitivities on another place. In the Arab world there is a battle about identity and modernity going…

Simerg com: Royal Architectural Institute Awards Gold Medal to 49th Ismaili Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan, for his contribution to Canadian architecture

(l to r) Seated — Princess Zahra Aga Khan (daughter, His Highness the Aga Khan), George Baird (RAIC 2010 Gold Award Recipient), His Highness the Aga Khan (RAIC 2013 Gold Award Recipient), Paul E. Frank (RAIC President), Jim McKee (RAIC Executive Director); Standing — Samuel Oghale Oboh (RAIC Regional Director Alberta/North West Territories), Barry Johns…

Fünf Gewinner beim Aga Khan Award für Architektur 2013 — Detail de, die architektportal (In German only)

Fünf Gewinner beim Aga Khan Award für Architektur 2013 Die Gewinner wurden am 6. September 2013 in Lissabon von Portugals Präsident Aníbal Cavaco Silva und dem Aga Khan bekannt gegeben. Von 20 nominierten Projekten erhielten schließlich fünf den international angesehenen Preis. Source: Detail de, die architektportal  ***** Islamischer Friedhof, Altach, Österreich Architekt: Bernardo Bader Architekten,…

Independent Website -Ismaili Mail’s- coverage: Highlights from the 2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture Ceremony

All related: http://ismailimail.wordpress.com/tag/portugal-sep2013/ Related Posts from our archives: BEKANNTGABE DER PREISTRÄGER DES AGA KHAN AWARD FOR ARCHITECTURE 2013 (In German language) Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Award Ceremony for the 12th Cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture – Lisbon, September 6, 2013, Frome AKDN homepage 2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture…